Our Attorneys

  J. Michael Coleman   J. Michael Coleman has been recognized a “Legal Elite” by Florida Trend magazine and a “Florida Super Lawyer” on several occasions and by the Best Lawyers in America (2010 & 2015).

J. Michael Coleman

J. Michael Coleman has been recognized a “Legal Elite” by Florida Trend magazine and a “Florida Super Lawyer” on several occasions and by the Best Lawyers in America (2010 & 2015).

  William J. Hazzard   Although his litigation practice remains his primary focus, Bill Hazzard frequently helps other attorneys and their clients find creative solutions to resolve disputes.

William J. Hazzard

Although his litigation practice remains his primary focus, Bill Hazzard frequently helps other attorneys and their clients find creative solutions to resolve disputes.

  Damian C. Taylor   Damian Taylor represents clients in labor and employment matters and general civil litigation.

Damian C. Taylor

Damian Taylor represents clients in labor and employment matters and general civil litigation.

 
 
  Dale W. Klaus   Dale Klaus has achieved the AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubble, which recognizes lawyers for outstanding achievement and demonstrates that a lawyer has earned the highest rating available for their legal ability and professional ethics. 

Dale W. Klaus

Dale Klaus has achieved the AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubble, which recognizes lawyers for outstanding achievement and demonstrates that a lawyer has earned the highest rating available for their legal ability and professional ethics. 

  Reuben A. Doupé   Reuben Doupé is one of only the three attorneys in Southwest Florida admitted to the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, an organization whose purpose is to promote the highest degree of professionalism and excellence in family law.

Reuben A. Doupé

Reuben Doupé is one of only the three attorneys in Southwest Florida admitted to the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, an organization whose purpose is to promote the highest degree of professionalism and excellence in family law.

  Sonia M. Diaz   Sonia M. Diaz is “AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated” by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest rating an attorney can receive for their professional ethics and legal ability by their peers.

Sonia M. Diaz

Sonia M. Diaz is “AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated” by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest rating an attorney can receive for their professional ethics and legal ability by their peers.

 
 
  Christyna M. Torrez   Upon graduating from law school, Christyna joined the firm as an associate attorney after having spent the previous five summers (2002 - 2006) working at the firm as an intern and summer associate. 

Christyna M. Torrez

Upon graduating from law school, Christyna joined the firm as an associate attorney after having spent the previous five summers (2002 - 2006) working at the firm as an intern and summer associate. 

  Sarah Martin Oquendo   Sarah Martin is an Associate at Coleman, Hazzard, Taylor, Klaus, Doupé & Diaz, PA, and focuses on children’s issues.

Sarah Martin Oquendo

Sarah Martin is an Associate at Coleman, Hazzard, Taylor, Klaus, Doupé & Diaz, PA, and focuses on children’s issues.